“The last three months have been a great experience. I have learned a lot about engineering, problem solving, and teamwork. I’m glad we were able to be part of the competition.” – Zander Newville
A total of $7,322.89 was awarded in 2016 for nine education grants based on applications submitted by Waupaca school teachers. The approved projects included three for the high school, four for the elementary schools, and two for special education. The high school projects approved were for upgrading of automotive lab equipment, a special farming project for agriculture classes plus funding for the Student At-Risk program and the Rube-Goldberg Competition. The four elementary school projects approved were materials for two programs to enhance STEM learning (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), a program to be used for Pre – Kindergarten early childhood development and ukuleles for music classes. The special education teachers were awarded funds for STEM learning and sensory items to help meet student needs..
In the past 8 years, 81 Education Grants have been awarded totaling $75,773.
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